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Should I remove F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,868
United States Rank #8,923
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F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point

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Overview

F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point is a program developed by Monolith Productions. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 54 files and is usually about 16.66 MB (17,468,915 bytes). fpupdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 63% of users of F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\FEAR Ultimate Shooter Edition
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/21110
Estimated size: 16.66 MB

Program filesFiles installed by F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point

  • FEARServer.exe - F.E.A.R. - Stand-Alone Server
  • Monolith.PropertyGrid.dll - Monolith PropertyGrid Control
  • Config.exe - F.E.A.R. Configuration App
  • StringEditRuntime.dll - StringEdit Runtime
  • EngineServer.dll - Server Module
  • FEAR.exe - F.E.A.R.
  • FEARMP.exe
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory 8.0 Runtime (Setup Application)
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • eax.dll (by Creative Technology Ltd) - EAX Unified
  • fpupdate.exe
  • GameDatabase.dll
  • LTMemory.dll
  • SndDrv.dll
  • Uninstal.exe
  • AppOverlay.dll (by Valve) - Steam Application Overlay Renderer (Steam Application Overlay)
  • AppOverlay64.dll (by Valve)
  • crashhandler.dll - Steam Crash Handler Library
  • crashhandler64.dll
  • CSERHelper.dll - CSER Helper (Debug Helper Routines)
  • d3dcompiler_46.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct3D HLSL Compiler)
  • d3dcompiler_46_64.dll (by Microsoft)
  • dbghelp.dll - Debugging Tools for Windows(R) (Windows Image Helper)
  • FEARTweaker.exe (by NONE) - FEARTweaker
  • GameOverlayRenderer.dll - Steam Game Overlay Renderer
  • GameOverlayRenderer64.dll
  • GameOverlayUI.exe - Steam
  • libavcodec-55.dll
  • libavformat-55.dll
  • libavresample-1.dll
  • libavutil-53.dll
  • libswscale-2.dll
  • MFC71.dll - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • MFC71u.dll
  • msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • SDL2.dll - Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL)
  • Steam.dll
  • Steam.exe - Steam Client Bootstrapper
  • Steam2.dll - Steam Client Engine
  • steamclient.dll
  • steamclient64.dll
  • steamerrorreporter.exe
  • steamerrorreporter64.exe
  • SteamTmp.exe
  • SteamUI.dll - SteamUI Dynamic Link Library
  • streaming_client.exe
  • tier0_s.dll - tier0_s Dynamic Link Library
  • tier0_s64.dll
  • video.dll
  • vstdlib_s.dll - vstdlib_ s.dll
  • vstdlib_s64.dll
  • WMFADist.exe - Windows Media Component Setup Application
  • WriteMiniDump.exe - Win32 MiniDump Helper

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Steam.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{ABA2DD56-F00B-4D40-AC0A-2B182C57677E}' (runs on registration).
  • SteamTmp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{694711D6-27A0-4D68-8836-D5F25B163A59}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • Steam.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Steam 2.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
  • SteamTmp.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Steam' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe" -silent.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Steam.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Steam' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" -silent.
6 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • Steam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\Steam.exe'.
  • FEAR.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\FEAR Ultimate Shooter Edition\FEAR.exe'.
  • fpupdate.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Sierra\FEARCombat\fpupdate.exe'.
  • FEARMP.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Sierra\FEAR\FEARMP.exe'.
  • FEARServer.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Sierra\FEAR\FEARServer.exe'.
  • SteamTmp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Programas\Steam\Steam.exe'.

How do I remove F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point?

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Or, you can uninstall F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove F.E.A.R.: Extraction Point.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win XP 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.92%
Windows 10 48.35%
Windows Vista 0.55%
Windows XP 0.18%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.60%
Windows 8.1 13.39%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.17%
Windows 10 Home 8.62%
Windows 7 Professional 8.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.71%
  United Kingdom 6.14%
  Canada 4.57%
  Australia 3.43%
  Germany 2.71%
  France 2.57%
  Sweden 2.00%
  Brazil 1.86%
  Netherlands 1.43%
  New Zealand 1.14%
  Italy 0.86%
  Japan 0.86%
  Norway 0.86%
  DK 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 21.00%
Acer 14.61%
Hewlett-Packard 14.61%
Dell 12.33%
GIGABYTE 9.59%
Lenovo 5.48%
Alienware 5.48%
Samsung 5.02%
Toshiba 4.57%
Intel 2.28%
American Megatrends 2.28%
MSI 1.83%
Common models
ASUS All Series 17.62%
MSI MS-7751 4.66%
MSI MS-7821 3.11%
Dell XPS 8300 2.59%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.59%
MSI MS-7721 2.07%

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